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HI Santa Monica Hostel
2 out of 5
0.6 km from Santa Monica Beach
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4.4/5Excellent! (390 reviews)
Great Location

"This Hostel was great for a solo adventure and would be great for a group of friends. Friendly staff and great location to the beach. So many restaurants and shops located near it. Only a 20-24 minute drive from the airport."…"

Reviewed on Nov. 15, 2020

HI Santa Monica Hostel
Hotel Shangri La Santa Monica
4 out of 5
0.3 km from Santa Monica Beach
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $293 per night from Mar 1 to Mar 2
4.1/5Very Good! (990 reviews)

"The Hotel was clean and the staff was very helpful with all requests. Very convenient to our needs."…"

Reviewed on Feb. 16, 2021

Hotel Shangri La Santa Monica
Fairmont Miramar Hotel & Bungalows
5 out of 5
0.4 km from Santa Monica Beach
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The price is CA $540 per night from Mar 1 to Mar 2
4.2/5Excellent! (995 reviews)

"The Fairmont is one of the only hotels I know with such a great ambiance pure Santa Monica.Easy to get to easy to get from and great to be at ..... Recommended as a world traveler not a tourist......"…"

Reviewed on Feb. 22, 2021

Fairmont Miramar Hotel & Bungalows
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Georgian Hotel
4 out of 5
0.5 km from Santa Monica Beach
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4.3/5Excellent! (987 reviews)

"I often stay in Santa Monica and have tried many of the hotels in the area. This is my favorite. Some of the more expensive feel sterile. And those that cost just a little less are not clean and the staff is not accommodating. Highly recommend this hotel. I was very impressed."…"

Reviewed on Feb. 7, 2021

Georgian Hotel
Ocean View Hotel
3 out of 5
0.6 km from Santa Monica Beach
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $190 per night from Mar 1 to Mar 2
4.1/5Very Good! (989 reviews)

"Nice location, great hotel! The parking was a little expansive, but everything else was great."…"

Reviewed on Feb. 23, 2021

Ocean View Hotel
The Huntley Hotel
4.5 out of 5
0.5 km from Santa Monica Beach
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The price is CA $266 per night from Mar 1 to Mar 2
4.4/5Excellent! (977 reviews)

"What a gem of a hotel! Perfect location! Beautifully decorated! And wonderful staff! Cannot wait to come back."…"

Reviewed on Feb. 26, 2021

The Huntley Hotel
Shore Hotel
4 out of 5
0.7 km from Santa Monica Beach
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The price is CA $243 per night from Mar 1 to Mar 2
4.3/5Excellent! (983 reviews)

"Very very beautiful hotel. Which is right across the pier and beach. Very very clean and friendly staff."…"

Reviewed on Feb. 23, 2021

Shore Hotel
Hotel Carmel
2.5 out of 5
0.7 km from Santa Monica Beach
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The price is CA $150 per night from Mar 29 to Mar 30
3.7/5Good! (972 reviews)

"Nostalgic hotel with quite boutique vibe. Perfect location in SM"…"

Reviewed on Feb. 21, 2021

Hotel Carmel
Wyndham Santa Monica At The Pier
3.5 out of 5
0.8 km from Santa Monica Beach
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The price is CA $215 per night from Mar 1 to Mar 2
3.8/5Good! (983 reviews)

"Room was nice. Best part of the hotel is the walking distance to the pier. The staff was amazing very helpful when we arrived to check in. Only downside is you have to pay for parking. Will definitely be visiting again."…"

Reviewed on Feb. 26, 2021

Wyndham Santa Monica At The Pier
Cal Mar Hotel Suites
3 out of 5
0.6 km from Santa Monica Beach
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The price is CA $176 per night from Mar 21 to Mar 22
3.7/5Good! (720 reviews)

"For an older motel it’s pretty nice. The rooms are updated except for the bathroom but they are still clean. There was lots of storage space to put things."…"

Reviewed on Feb. 17, 2021

Cal Mar Hotel Suites
Shangri La At The Ocean
3 out of 5
0.4 km from Santa Monica Beach
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Shangri La At The Ocean
Ocean Lodge Santa Monica Beach Hotel
3 out of 5
1 km from Santa Monica Beach
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $177 per night from Mar 1 to Mar 2
3.8/5Good! (475 reviews)

"Nice"…"

Reviewed on Nov. 2, 2020

Ocean Lodge Santa Monica Beach Hotel
Sea Blue Hotel
2 out of 5
1 km from Santa Monica Beach
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The price is CA $172 per night from Mar 1 to Mar 2
3.8/5Good! (434 reviews)
Would definitely stay again

"We all enjoyed our stay very much... loved the cozy feeling... Great vibe"…"

Reviewed on Oct. 24, 2020

Sea Blue Hotel
Palihouse Santa Monica
3.5 out of 5
0.8 km from Santa Monica Beach
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $361 per night from Mar 1 to Mar 2
4.4/5Excellent! (350 reviews)

"Palihouse has been my favorite place to stay in Santa Monica. They have exceeded my expectations every time with their service and the lovely charm of this place. The design of this building mixed with the calm atmosphere they provide makes it a perfect gem."…"

Reviewed on Feb. 26, 2021

Palihouse Santa Monica
Oceana
5 out of 5
0.9 km from Santa Monica Beach
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $732 per night from Mar 1 to Mar 2
4.5/5Wonderful! (381 reviews)

"Luxurious but with home feeling ..staff were extremely friendly and courteous. Kitchen suite was roomy and very comfortable. Interior grouns very well done. Overall feel of luxury and comfort. Attention to detail was great."…"

Reviewed on Feb. 15, 2021

Oceana
Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel
4.5 out of 5
1.1 km from Santa Monica Beach
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The price is CA $487 per night from Mar 11 to Mar 12
4.3/5Excellent! (996 reviews)

"excellent location. Staff is wonderful and committed to safety regulations"…"

Reviewed on Feb. 12, 2021

Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel
Santa Monica Proper Hotel
4.5 out of 5
1.1 km from Santa Monica Beach
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The price is CA $458 per night from Mar 28 to Mar 29
4.3/5Excellent! (130 reviews)

"Always so clean and beautifully designed. Txt service is awesome and they are very accommodating with upgrades. Great hotel!"…"

Reviewed on Feb. 19, 2021

Santa Monica Proper Hotel
Luxury 1B1B Apt By 3rd St Promenade/Pier/Free Parking
Courtyard by Marriott Santa Monica
3 out of 5
1.1 km from Santa Monica Beach
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $223 per night from Mar 5 to Mar 6
4.1/5Very Good! (428 reviews)

"Love the Studio was spacious and has an extra bed!"…"

Reviewed on Feb. 15, 2021

Courtyard by Marriott Santa Monica
Shutters on the Beach
5 out of 5
1.3 km from Santa Monica Beach
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $726 per night from Mar 1 to Mar 2
4.5/5Wonderful! (313 reviews)

"Exceptional in every way. Ocean view, gourmet food, friendly and professional staff. Highly recommend."…"

Reviewed on Feb. 20, 2021

Shutters on the Beach
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Santa Monica Beach is located in Santa Monica. This walkable area is known for its array of dining options and major shopping area. Santa Monica is home to 134 hotels and other accommodations, so you can find something that's perfect for your stay.

Staying Near Santa Monica Beach

You can choose from 74 hotels and other accommodations within a mile of Santa Monica Beach, including these picks:

  • Shore Hotel: This 4-star hotel features a restaurant, an outdoor pool, and free WiFi. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its family-friendly amenities and clean, comfortable rooms.
  • The Huntley Hotel: With a stay at this 4.5-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to a restaurant and a nightclub, along with pillowtop beds. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its bar and beach locale.
  • The Fairmont Miramar Hotel & Bungalows: This 5-star hotel features a full-service spa, 2 restaurants, and an outdoor pool. Our customers like its family-friendly amenities and breakfast.

Things to See and Do Near Santa Monica Beach

While you're in town visiting Santa Monica Beach, you can discover the sights within a few miles of the area.

You'll want to browse the collections at Getty Center, J. Paul Getty Museum, and Santa Monica History Museum. Explore notable local landmarks like Santa Monica Pier Aquarium, Venice Fishing Pier, and Los Angeles National Cemetery. Enjoy a stroll along the shore at Venice Beach, Venice Beach Boardwalk, and Muscle Beach Venice.

Third Street Promenade and Santa Monica Pier are some sights worth a visit in the area. University of California Los Angeles is also located 5.1 mi (8.3 km) from Santa Monica Beach, and Rodeo Drive is 6.9 mi (11.1 km) away.

Frequently asked questions

What's the area like around Santa Monica Beach?
Santa Monica Beach is located in Santa Monica. This walkable area is known for its array of dining options and sporting events. If you’re looking for a convenient place to stay, check out the 105 hotels and other accommodations you’ll find within a mile.
Where is the best place to stay close to Santa Monica Beach?
Adjacent to Santa Monica Beach, Hotel Shangri La Santa Monica is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data, and this 4-star hotel offers 2 bars and a restaurant. Other good choices close by include The Huntley Hotel and Shore Hotel.
How many hotels will I be able to find close to Santa Monica Beach?
Expedia has 105 hotels and other accommodations within a mile from Santa Monica Beach.
If I need to cancel the hotel reservation for my stay near Santa Monica Beach, will I receive a refund?
Yes! The majority of room reservations are refundable provided that you cancel prior to the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which often is within 24-48 hours of your arrival date. If you booked a non-refundable reservation, you may still be able to cancel and be given a refund within a 24-hour period of your booking. Put your dates in and click on “Search”, then filter by “free cancellation” to review the top deals on offer near Santa Monica Beach.
What can I see and do near Santa Monica Beach?
Getty Center, J. Paul Getty Museum, and Santa Monica History Museum feature captivating exhibits. Dip your toes in the water at Venice Beach, Venice Beach Boardwalk, and Original Muscle Beach. Create some family memories at Santa Monica Pier and Museum of Flying.

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